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Potential circuit split creates an uncertain future for whistleblower protection of internal reporting
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

The Dodd-Frank Act amended the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 by creating protections and rewards for anyone who provides information that helps the


Eleventh Circuit rules that the stamp tax exemption of 11 USC 1146 may apply to transfers of assets made prior to confirmation of a plan of reorganization
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2007

On April 18, 2007, in Fla. Dep’t. of Rev. v. Piccadilly Cafeterias, Inc. (In re Piccadilly Cafeterias, Inc.), the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit held that the stamp tax exemption of 11 USC 1146(c)2 may apply to transfers of assets that were necessary to the consummation of a bankruptcy plan of reorganization and were made prior to confirmation of the plan.


Supreme Court rules that a debtor has no absolute right to convert from Chapter 7 to Chapter 13
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2007

In a recent decision, Marrama v. Citizens Bank of Massachusetts1, the United States Supreme Court considered whether a debtor has an absolute right under Section 706(a) of the Bankruptcy Code to convert a case to Chapter 13, clarifying a growing split among circuits as to whether the debtor’s bad faith conduct prior to his proposed conversion results in the forfeiture of the debtor’s right to convert.


Jessica Johnston
  • White & Case LLP

Stefan Mentzer
  • White & Case LLP

Gregory G. Little
  • White & Case LLP


Christopher Glancy
  • White & Case LLP

Owen C. Pell
  • White & Case LLP

Gayle Argon
  • White & Case LLP